Police search for suspect involved in 5 armed robberies

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ANDERSON, Ind. (WISH) – Police in Anderson are looking for a suspect involved in five armed robberies.

Police say all five robberies happened within a month including, two at a Ricker’s stations, one at a McClure Oil and two at a Marathon Gas station, according to the Herald Bulletin.

The robber is described as a white male around 5 feet 7 inches tall, with a slim build and weighing about 160 pounds. Police say the man had a dark hooded zip-up sweatshirt, a dark flat-brimmed baseball hat with a red bill and a bandanna or ski mask covering his face.

According to police the man displayed a silver-colored handgun in all the robberies except for one. The suspect also got away with an undisclosed about of money from each location.

No injuries were reported in any of the robberies. The man targets stores in the early morning hours were there is only one clerk working.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoappers at 765-649-8310.

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